Clinical Trials Associate I, Pediatric Infectious Disease

Drug Information Association Inc Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 2 months ago

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs a variety of duties involved in the collection, interpretation, and documentation of data in support of clinical trials. Assists in ensuring adherence to protocols, appropriate regulations, and deadlines. Ensures quality of information received.

Department/Unit Summary:

The division of pediatric infectious diseases features nationally and internationally-recognized leaders in vaccine development and vaccine safety, bacterial infections such as pertussis and staphylococcus aureus, viral infections such as influenza and coronaviruses (e.g. SARS), pediatric HIV/AIDS, global health, antimicrobial stewardship, and the care of children with compromised immune systems.

Why Choose Infectious Diseases Care at Children's Hospital

  • Our team of ID physicians, nurses, and pharmacists is dedicated to providing the highest-quality care in a compassionate and patient-centered manner.

  • Our team is continually at the forefront of new and innovative developments in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of pediatric infections.

  • Our team works closely with all other specialties within Children's Hospital to provide an individualized, multidisciplinary plan of care for your child.

Position Shift:

  • Day Shift/ Non-Exempt Position

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Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity -- of culture, thinking, learning and leading -- is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt's mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.

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  • US News & World Report: #1 Adult Hospital in Tennessee and metropolitan Nashville, named to the Best Hospitals Honor Roll of the top 20 adult hospitals, 10 nationally ranked adult specialty programs, with 3 specialties rated in the top 10 nationally, Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt named as one of the Best Children's Hospital in the nation, with 10 out of 10 pediatric specialties nationally ranked.

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  • The Leapfrog Group: One of only 10 children's hospitals in the to be named at Leapfrog Top Hospital.

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  • Human Rights Campaign Healthcare Equality Index: 6 th year in a row that Vanderbilt University Medical Center was a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality.

Additional Key Elements/ Responsibilities:

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists nurse in assessing patient eligibility for approved study.

  • Knowledgeable of protocols in order to determine specific criteria for eligibility or exclusion.

  • Gathers complete medical history of patient.

  • Ensures patient consent forms are completed.

  • Reviews medical history to determine eligibility status

  • Discusses findings with research nurse.

  • Processes patient data and runs reports as needed.

  • Abstracts and records all patient data essential to the study onto required case report forms.

  • Sets up timeline of tests and required procedures for nurse.

  • Inputs all pertinent patient data into database accurately

  • Collects and monitors all study patients records to document treatments and outcomes as required by the protocol

  • Reports all adverse reactions according to VU and protocol guidelines

  • Checks values from lab and rates toxicity levels

  • Ensures complete source documentation in record

  • Ensures treatment and dates match

  • Assists nurse and Clinical Trials Specialist with monitoring compliance with protocol and regulations

  • Ensures deadlines are met for study

  • Informs nurse of tests and procedures as needed

  • Schedules shipping of specimens and samples to meet protocol deadlines.

  • Coordinates with patient's PCP or testing facility to ensure tests or procedures are conducted as required.

  • Prepares kits for procedures, labels tubes, gives to nurse with specific times and dates for collection.

  • Freezes, spins, separates samples, and cultures as necessary. Mails to designated labs.

  • Meets with and assists in response to sponsors and monitors to ensure compliance with protocol and applicable regulations.

  • Meets with and assists in response to sponsors and monitors to ensure compliance with protocol and applicable regulations.

  • Answers queries from sponsoring companies.

  • Meets with monitors to respond to any question of data validity.

  • Conducts follow-up of study patients.

  • Calls or sends questionnaires to patient to check outcomes, survival rate, and quality of life.

  • Informs tumor registry, appropriate clinics, and hospital of patient status.

  • May conduct outside audits of other institutions data.

  • Knowledgeable of protocol

  • Examine data and records to ensure compliance with protocol.

Position Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree (or equivalent experience) and 1 year experience
  • CA
  • IND000
  • NHCN
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Clinical Trials Associate I, Pediatric Infectious Disease

Drug Information Association Inc